FMburgh Survey Results for February 2023

Following the February meeting of FMburgh (the Pittsburgh FileMaker Developer Group), we asked the attendees which FileMaker-centric resolutions they plan to pursue for the balance of 2023. Then, we asked which security authentication method they use most often when deploying a Claris FileMaker solution. We also asked them about their favorite soup.

Q1) Which FileMaker-centric resolutions do you plan to pursue for the balance of 2023? (Check all that apply.)

0.00% – Move a solution/client from Claris FileMaker to the Claris Platform.
20.0% – Deploy FileMaker Server or Claris Server on Linux.
20.0% – Keep my clients happy.
20.0% – Rollout a Claris Connect solution for a client.
60.0% – Begin using the Transaction script steps introduced with Claris FileMaker 19.6.
60.0% – Experiment with all of the tools now available in Claris Studio.
60.0% – Learn JavaScript to enhance my FileMaker solutions.


Q2) Which security authentication method do you use most often when deploying a Claris FileMaker solution?

50.0% – Internal FileMaker accounts
0.00% – Claris ID (for FileMaker Cloud)
50.0% – Active Directory
0.00% – Amazon
0.00% – Google
0.00% – Microsoft Azure
0.00% – Custom identity authentication provider


Q3) In honor of January’s status as National Soup Month (and the winter season here in western PA), which of these popular soups are also among your favorites? (Check all that apply.)

25.0% – Clam Chowder
25.0% – Ham & Bean
25.0% – Minestrone
25.0% – Vegetable
50.0% – Baked Potato
50.0% – Chili
50.0% – Gumbo
50.0% – Tomato
50.0% – Wedding
75.0% – Chicken Noodle


If you responded to the February 2023 survey, we thank you for your participation. And whether you did or not, we also thank you for checking out the results. To join in on the fun, click here to submit your answers for April’s survey.